Tag: Famine

G7 Commits $382m to Avert Looming Famine in Nigeria’s North East – Envoy

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2021

G7 Countries have made commitments of $382 million US dollars to immediately avert the looming famine in Nigeria’s North East and to tackle its root ... Read More

Why UN Security Council Adopted Resolution On Boko Haram Crisis At The Chad Basin

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2017

The UK Permanent Representative to the UN, Matthew Rycroft, on Monday  explained  why the Security Council adopted a resolution on the Boko Haram crisis in ... Read More

Famine Is Not A Threat To Nigeria – Minister of Agriculture

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2017

The Federal Government has denied the reports by some United Nations (UN) agencies of imminent famine in Nigeria. There is no threat of starvation in ... Read More

United Nations Declares Famine In South Sudan

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2017

Three UN agencies said on Monday declared famine in parts of South Sudan. According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the UN children’s ... Read More